Location: Houston, TX
Member since 8/22/2013


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Reviews by Mamamel1974

My breasts were very small and empty. - Breast Augmentation - Houston, TX

After having three children and nursing for over 6 years, my breasts were very small and empty. I was concerned about going under the muscle because I practice yoga daily and did not want to lose pectoral strength, so Dr Ciaravino recommended 225 cc above the muscle. It was a flawless, pain free... READ MORE

40 Years Old, 3 Kids, Revision for Capsular Contracture - Houston, TX

I had 225cc HP over the muscle implants put in April 5 last year and noticed a hardening on my right side this April, a year later. I had had a horrible staph infection in November near the nipple on the same side. Went to my PS this April to discuss the hardening and he confirmed capsular... READ MORE

Questions from Mamamel1974

What kind of infection is this on my breast? (photo)

I had a BA 9 months ago. Two weeks ago, a pimple appeared on my right breast and got worse. I also felt a lump under the skin on the same breast. My gyno took a culture, and... READ MORE

Can I reduce my chances for recurring Capsular Contracture if I switch from Subglandular to Subpectoral Implants?

Last April I had 225ccHP subglandulars silicone implants put in and have now developed capsular contracture on the right side. If I get the capselectomy and go under the muscle... READ MORE

Recent comments from Mamamel1974

I had a complicated revision with strattice and it took a full year to do a pull-up without feeling as if I was messing something up. Now it feels fine. Push-ups were fine around 6-8 weeks, especially narrow-armed yoga push-ups. READ COMMENT

I had 225 overs at first and then complications so I now have 350 unders and I am 105 lbs and 5'2" and I love love love my 350s. 225 was ok but it was hardly noticeable at all, even in yoga clothes and I still needed push-up bras. Why... READ COMMENT

My first surgeon gave me 225cc overs and I had the same feeling as you. He also said o could go bigger later. Well only a year later I developed cap con so I took that opportunity to go with a new surgeon and got 350 unders and they are... READ COMMENT

I had a revision with Dr Boynton in Houston when and if you are ready for one in the future. He is an amazing revision specialist READ COMMENT

Dr Boynton is an amazing revision specialist. He helped me and now it's all good READ COMMENT